Its motto is Within The Ark Safe For Ever
It was established in 1782
Its area of coverage is Shipbuilding / maritime industries.
Its hall is c/o Ironmongers' Hall, Barbican, London EC2Y 8AA.
The Shipwrights' Company has not, unlike other Livery Companies, ever received a Royal Charter; instead, it is considered incorporated "by prescription" because the body had for a long time (since the twelfth century) used this title.